University of Waterloo

Career Programs and Related Information

    CAREER

    Optometrist

    PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

    Doctor of Optometry (OD)

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    School of Optometry and Vision Science
    University of Waterloo
    200 University Avenue West
    Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
    Phone: (519) 888-4567 ext. 33178
    Fax: (519) 725-0784
    http://uwaterloo.ca/optometry-vision-science/

    ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

    Academic high school diploma with emphasis on Sciences, Mathematics and English. Minimum of 3 years of university studies in a pre-optometric science program, followed by a 4-year Doctor of Optometry Degree. Specialization beyond this is possible in many areas, such as binocular vision, paediatrics, low vision, etc.

    CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

    N/A

    General Scholarships and Bursaries Information

    http://uwaterloo.ca/student-awards-financial-aid/
    http://uwaterloo.ca/optometry-vision-science/student-awards